Business Analysis in an Agile Scrum Environment

Duration: 
2 days

Overview

This course will give you a thorough grounding in the Roles, Activities and Work Products of Scrum while demonstrating that the traditional BA skills of effective communication, analytical thinking, good documentation and sheer common sense are vital to the Scrum effort.

Course Outline

  • Traditional vs Agile Development
  • Project Frameworks
  • Waterfall Lifecycle
  • The Unified Process
  • Agile
  • Overview of Scrum
  • Scrum from 10,000 feet
  • Scrum Roles
  • Scrum Work Products
  • Scrum Activities
  • Summary of Roles, Activities and Work Products
  • The Artefacts
  • The roles a Business Analyst can perform in Scrum
  • Creating the Product Backlog
  • The Product Backlog
  • User Stories
  • Use Cases and User Stories
  • User Story Environments
  • Trawling for User Stories
  • Business Analysis and Product Backlog creation
  • Estimating and Prioritising The Product Backlog
  • Determining the Sprint Length
  • Preparing the Stories for Estimation
  • Estimating Stories
  • Story Points
  • Task Hours
  • Delphi Workshops
  • Prioritising User Stories
  • Business Analysis in Prioritisation and Estimation
  • Sprint Planning, Execution and Review
  • Sprint Planning
  • Sprint Execution and the Daily Scrum
  • Sprint Reviews and Retrospectives
  • Business Analysis in Sprint Execution and Review
  • Review of the Business Analysis Contribution to Sprint
  • A Dramatic Change of Environment
  • The BA Contribution

A Dramatic Change of Environment The BA Contribution

Thinking about Onsite?

If you need training for 3 or more people, you should ask us about onsite training. Putting aside the obvious location benefit, content can be customised to better meet your business objectives and more can be covered than in a public classroom. It's a cost effective option.

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Course Location Days Cost Date
Yorkshire
Leeds2 1045 £1045 2019-08-08
Bristol
Bristol2 1045 £1045 2019-08-13
Bristol
Bristol2 1045 £1045 2019-08-13
London
London2 1045 £1045 2019-09-02
Midlands
Birmingham2 1045 £1045 2019-10-03
Edinburgh
Edinburgh2 1045 £1045 2019-10-03
Bristol
Bristol2 1045 £1045 2019-10-03
London
London2 1045 £1045 2019-11-07
Bristol
Bristol2 1045 £1045 2019-12-05
Midlands
Birmingham2 1045 £1045 2019-12-05
Edinburgh
Edinburgh2 1045 £1045 2019-12-05
Edinburgh
Edinburgh2 1045 £1045 2019-12-12
Edinburgh
Edinburgh2 1045 £1045 2019-12-12
London
London2 1045 £1045 2020-01-09